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NOTE: Inactive links below are available on the intranet only. If you have intranet access, copy and paste the URL into your browser.

Research Snapshots

EHR User Experience

Research Priorities

PROVEN Research Agenda

HSR&D Research Priorities

Funding Opportunities

Health Services Research & Development Service (HSR&D)

VA Quality Enhancement Research Initiative (QUERI)

Guidance for addressing EHRM in grant applications

Cerner EHR Data Resources

Cerner eLearning Library – short task-based videos on Cerner Millennium workflows and configurations

Cerner uCern – provides connection to Cerner community members and information resources (accessed through a CernerCare account, available to anyone)

Data Syndication Design and Process Flow

Syndicated Data Bits Weekly Webinar (VA employee access to Microsoft Teams webinar

Webinar recordings:

PowerPoint presentations:

VA Resources for Data Users

Resource Centers

VA Information Resource Center (VIReC)

VIReC Intranet Site (

VIReC EHRM User Guide (

VA Informatics and Computing Infrastructure (VINCI)

VINCI Intranet Site (

Health Economics Resource Center (HERC)

VHA Support Services Center (VSSC)

Evidence Synthesis Program (ESP)

VA Data Access

Publicly Available Data

VA Open Data Portal

National Center for Veterans Analysis and Statistics

VHA Data

VA Corporate Data Warehouse (CDW)

Data Access Request Tracker (DART) – used to request research data access from National Data Systems (NDS)

VHA Data Portal – Data Access (

VA Health Economics Resource Center (HERC) Cost Data

List Serves

VA Data Forum (

CDW Support Page (

Tools and Toolkits

Strengthening Excellence in Research through Veteran Engagement (SERVE) Toolkit

Relational Coordination in VA Program ("Relational Coordination is a mutually reinforcing process of communicating and relating for the purpose of task integration. The Relational Coordination in VA program offers VA researchers and staff access to the Relational Coordination Survey at no-cost along with educational opportunities to learn about the role of Relational Coordination in healthcare.")

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